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Getting the Skills You Need for a Job in IT

Regardless of what industry you are contemplating working in, all job roles expect you to have skills; which you may have heard being called “soft skills”, “21st-century skills” or “applied skills”, these are the non-technical skills, ones that you don’t study and aren’t related to just one field. Employees can hire a student to train, but if you don’t possess soft skills, you will discover it becomes hard to stay employed. If you are wondering what these skills are and to get an inkling on skills you might need to develop, carry on reading.

The Training Room | 27/02/2020 09:00:00

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How to Become a Software Developer

Is coding something that has always piqued your interest? Think you’d be awesome at coming up with ideas for new apps or programs? Maybe you get satisfaction out of putting the groundwork in to produce something that people are passionate about and use every day! (Yes, we’re talking video games and our favourite apps)

The Training Room | 20/02/2020 09:00:00

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How to Become a Web Developer

What is a Web Developer?

A common misconception about web development is that it is an easy task – anybody can do it, right? Well, this is simply not true. The simplest processes – from buttons, to images, to animation – can sometimes require hours to properly code. Web Development can be seen as an art form, as even the most straightforward-looking websites can take the most time, skill and patience to execute.

In terms of responsibilities, a Web Developer is essentially required to build the foundations of a website and be responsible for how the site functions by constructing the framework with HTML, CSS and JavaScript. Although primarily a desk job, you’ll still have the opportunity to meet clients in order to understand and implement their plans and work with them throughout the development.

The Training Room | 03/02/2020 11:00:00